Helsinki City Break
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Product Code : AGORA867
Embark on a captivating Helsinki City Break and explore the vibrant capital of Finland. Immerse yourself in the modern design, cultural treasures, and natural beauty of this Nordic gem. Discover iconic landmarks like the Rock Church and Sibelius Monument, stroll through the charming Design District, and explore the historic Suomenlinna Sea Fortress. Indulge in Finnish cuisine, experience the local way of life, and enjoy the warm hospitality of Helsinki. This private tour offers a perfect blend of city exploration, cultural immersion, and relaxation in the heart of Finland.
Day 1: Arrival in Helsinki and City Exploration
Upon your arrival at Helsinki Airport, you will be greeted by a private transfer that will take you to your hotel in the city center. After settling in, you can start your exploration of Helsinki. Visit the iconic Temppeliaukio Church, also known as the Rock Church, which is carved into solid rock and offers a unique architectural experience. Continue to the Sibelius Monument, a tribute to the Finnish composer Jean Sibelius, and admire its modern and abstract design. In the evening, you can enjoy a traditional Finnish dinner at a local restaurant.
Day 2: Helsinki City Tour and Suomenlinna Sea Fortress
After breakfast at your hotel, embark on a guided city tour of Helsinki to discover its main highlights. Visit Senate Square, the heart of Helsinki, where you can admire the neoclassical Helsinki Cathedral and the Government Palace. Explore the bustling Market Square, where you can browse through local produce, handicrafts, and souvenirs. In the afternoon, take a ferry to Suomenlinna Sea Fortress, a UNESCO World Heritage site. Explore the fortress, walk along its scenic paths, and visit its museums to learn about its history as a defensive stronghold.
Day 3: Design District, Seurasaari Open-Air Museum, and Departure
After enjoying breakfast at the hotel, head to the Design District, known for its innovative design, fashion, and art. Explore the district's boutiques, galleries, and workshops, where you can find unique and stylish creations. Continue your cultural journey by visiting the Seurasaari Open-Air Museum, an outdoor museum located on an island. Discover traditional Finnish wooden architecture and learn about the country's rural heritage. In the afternoon, you will have some free time to further explore Helsinki, indulge in some shopping, or visit one of the city's museums. Later, you will be transferred back to Helsinki Airport for your departure.
- Arrival and departure transfers from the airport
- Accommodation in a comfortable hotel for 3 nights
- Daily breakfast at the hotel
- Guided city tour of Helsinki, including visits to the Rock Church, Sibelius Monument, and other iconic landmarks
- Visit to the Design District, known for its unique shops and creative atmosphere
- Excursion to the Suomenlinna Sea Fortress, a UNESCO World Heritage site
- Free time to explore the city at your own pace
- Assistance of a knowledgeable local guide throughout the tour
- Flights to and from Helsinki
- Meals and drinks (except for breakfast)
- Optional activities and excursions not mentioned in the itinerary
- Personal expenses and gratuities
- Travel insurance
- Any other item not specifically mentioned as included